Posts From Glenn Miñano

Rosella Jane Court began her career at Cincinnati Children’s as a registered nurse in 1996. During her time at the hospital, she has made some long-lasting friendships with co-workers and warm-hearted impressions on patients and families. Her last day at › Continue Reading

The Department of Radiology at Cincinnati Children’s would like to wish everyone a happy and safe Thanksgiving. May you enjoy the feast and the company of your family and friends. We asked our faculty and staff to tell us what › Continue Reading

Part of my job in Radiology is to provide clinical education for technologists. Technologists (techs) are certified and trained in imaging patients with various modalities such as x-ray, CT, MRI and ultrasound. It may seem like capturing pictures is all › Continue Reading

Last week, in observance of Radiology Week, the Radiology Department honored its staff and technologists in Radiography, CT, MRI, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound and Interventional Radiology. They work hard every day to provide the best quality care possible for our patients. At the beginning of the week, we › Continue Reading

I love knowing that when I go to work I am going to make a difference in someone’s life. Helping patients get through a scan is a feeling of fulfillment. In my experience, I have come to know that listening › Continue Reading

When asked why I enjoy being a Radiology technologist, a whirlwind of words and phrases came to mind. Had I been asked a couple years ago where I’d be now, I wouldn’t have imagined I’d be working in pediatrics; now, › Continue Reading

It’s been a busy week in the Radiology Department. Our League of Laughs Division hosted our Halloween events. On Tuesday, several of our faculty and staff dressed up in their favorite costumes. We held two contests, Best Pumpkin and Best Costume. See › Continue Reading

Happy Halloween 2017!

The Department of Radiology would like to wish everyone a safe and happy Halloween!

Yesterday was National Cat Day, which is observed each year on October 29. It was founded to help the public recognize the numbers of cats that need to be rescued. The day reminds cat owners and lovers to celebrate the › Continue Reading

Cincinnati Children’s Radiology welcomes Dr. Samuel Brady, who comes to us from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN. Dr. Brady completed his M.S. and Ph.D. in medical physics at Duke University. Since completion of his post graduate studies, Dr. › Continue Reading

We’ve added three new additions to our radiology team this fall. Our new radiology employees include a hometown lad, a transplant from Georgetown, KY, and a Bachelors of Science in nursing (BSN) student. Let’s not wait any longer and get › Continue Reading

The Safety Award is given each quarter to the Radiology employee who receives the most safety-related Above and Beyond awards. Our Above and Beyond is an online system that we use to nominate/recognize employees who have gone above and beyond › Continue Reading

In the spirit of homecoming season, I was asked to reflect on my recent homecoming of sorts back to Cincinnati Children’s. Over the span of a 20+ year military career, our family had the opportunity to live in a variety › Continue Reading

Drs. Jennifer Nicholas and Janice McDaniel, who met while training at Cincinnati Children’s in pediatric radiology, are working to improve radiology education in Haiti. Dr. Nicholas is currently a pediatric radiologist at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology in St. Louis. Throughout › Continue Reading

There was just so much to learn about Dr. Ethan A. Smith, co-director of  Thoracoabdominal Imaging, in “Get to Know Your Radiologist: Dr. Ethan Smith, Part 1” that we had to add Part 2! Learn about why Dr. Smith came back to Cincinnati › Continue Reading

Dr. Ethan A. Smith is originally from the State of Michigan. He recently became a part of our Radiology Department Faculty last Summer. For some of us in the department, he’s a familiar face; that’s because Dr. Smith was a › Continue Reading

Last week, around a hundred and fifty people attended the 2nd SPR Pediatric Body MRI Course at Cincinnati Children’s. The course was held in the hospital’s Sabin Auditorium, named after Albert Sabin, who is best know for developing the oral polio › Continue Reading

On this National Day of Service and Remembrance, Cincinnati Children’s Radiology Department would like to honor and remember the lives lost and those changed forever. Never Forget, September 11th, 2001.

Did you know that September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month? It’s not just children who are affected by this terrible disease; parents and family members are affected as well. Almost everyone knows of someone that has the disease. Here in › Continue Reading

Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. In 1894, it was officially deemed as a federal holiday. The Cincinnati Children’s Radiology Department would like › Continue Reading

Our radiology faculty and staff took a break from their busy schedules to view the recent solar eclipse. Our Radiology coders, faculty and other staff members climbed to the top floor of a nearby parking building to view the event. Lisa Ullman, › Continue Reading

When healthcare providers order a radiology study (x-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound, or nuclear medicine scan), they must provide a clinical indication as a justification for the study before it can be performed. This information is important for radiologists because it allows › Continue Reading

Toys: Inside Out

Toys keep our kids mesmerized and entertained for hours, until they outgrow them or break them, whichever comes first. Our Child Life Specialists use a variety of toys to keep our Radiology patients occupied. Have you ever wondered what makes those toys › Continue Reading

Photo: (l-r) Drs. Julie Guerin, Yinan Li, Marie Vasher, Eric Diaz, Cara Morin, Alan Chen, Jaad Ranginwala, David Hunte, Morgan McBee, Mitchell Rees and Brian Coley (Radiologist-in-Chief). Our Radiology Fellowship Program runs for one year, starting on July 1st and › Continue Reading

Photo (above): Audrey Bryant As we’ve seen old friends leave our department, we’ve welcomed new ones also. Last July, two new employees joined our Radiology family. Audrey Bryant graduated from the University of Cincinnati in August 2016 with training in › Continue Reading